7. Enzymatic Polymerization of Phenolic Monomers

  1. Prof. Katja Loos
  1. Hiroshi Uyama

Published Online: 25 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527632534.ch7

Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry

Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry

How to Cite

Uyama, H. (2010) Enzymatic Polymerization of Phenolic Monomers, in Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry (ed K. Loos), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527632534.ch7

Editor Information

  1. University of Groningen, Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, Department of Polymer Chemistry, Nijenborgh 4, 9747 AG Groningen, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry, Suita 565 - 0871, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 NOV 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326181

Online ISBN: 9783527632534



  • enzymatic polymerization;
  • phenolic monomers;
  • peroxidase-catalysis;
  • flavonoids


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Peroxidase-Catalyzed Polymerization of Phenolics

  • Peroxidase-Catalyzed Synthesis of Functional Phenolic Polymers

  • Laccase-Catalyzed Polymerization of Phenolics

  • Enzymatic Preparation of Coatings

  • Enzymatic Oxidative Polymerization of Flavonoids

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References